GET RIPPED OFF by The Weekend Warriors claiming to be a business!
WARNING, With gas being expensive, Some boaters want you to start
paying for their fuel and fun,
Meet Up Groups, etc., if you are required to pay
anything to get on board it is a rental.
Who is liable if you get hurt?
Know the company before you go:
How long have they been in business?
Does the marina
even know they are doing business? Call the marina
Do they have commercial Insurance, license, current TPWD inspection, pay
sales tax, file taxes?
While some businesses are trying to make a living, obeying laws,
filing taxes and
paying commissions, some are just
making slip rental payments or beer money. The weekend warrior may
claim to be an actual USCG Captain But Does not mean they have
experience with large groups, they are not approved by corps., marina or
city to do business, They Do Not pay sales
taxes, file taxes, not inspected or have proper commercial insurance. Please
report them, this is theft.
Most legitimate companies are trying to make an honest living with a
large investment and liability, Please support them so they will be
here for years to come for your entertainment and trust. Texas Game Wardens patrol
the lake and give fines for infractions and you may lose your rental
time if the people or craft do not have all required license and
United States Coast Guard Charter Boat Captain's
Contract with Pier 121, City of Lewisville and Corps
At 70 long x 32 ft. wide,
Chamonix II is the largest sailing Catamaran in the State of Texas!
Chamonix II is a 2004
70-foot Gold Coast Catamaran with 2,380 square feet of
party space. U.S. Coast Guard certified for 105
passengers. Chamonix II offers a safe, spacious
environment for guests of all ages to experience the joy
of catamaran sailing. At 70 x 32 ft., Chamonix II
is the Largest Sailing Catamaran in the State of Texas!
This boat is the best boat for groups of 50 - 100 people.
High winds? Not to worry as the boat is designed for the
ocean, and the driver is a USCG-certified Captain.
No wind, no problem with twin engines. When spending
more money on a larger vessel and
organizing this large of a group, you want to know they
won't cancel your reservation when other companies have
to because it is unsafe to go out with high winds and
waves on others' smaller boats.